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Tanker drivers' strike cuts fuel for French petrol stations - RFI

Hundreds of filling stations - mostly in the Paris area - ran dry on Wednesday as a strike by French tanker drivers stretched into a sixth day. Around 400 filling stations - among the 11,000 filling stations in France - had no fuel at all on Wednesday ...and more »

French union says deal reached to end petrol shortage - FRANCE 24

France's CGT trade union said a strike by transporters of hazardous materials that has caused fuel shortages could be wound down by the weekend after talks on Wednesday with the transport ministry. The hardline CGT called the strike, which triggered ...and more »

French fuel crisis to ease as unions set to call off strike action - The Local France

The strike by French fuel tanker drivers is set to end Thursday with unions promising petrol stocks will be replenished at filling stations throughout the day. The announcement will be good news for anyone planning a road trip for the Pentecost bank ...and more »

Interactive map: Where in France the petrol stations are running dry - The Local France

This interactive map allows you to look in detail at where in France petrol stations are either running low on fuel or are completely dry because of the fuel tanker strike. The map below has been created by the mobile phone app Essence, which is ...and more »

French petrol stations run out of fuel as tanker strike rumbles on - The Local France

Hundreds of petrol stations around France and particularly in the Paris region are reportedly running out of fuel as a strike by fuel tanker drivers enters a fifth day. Drivers are being urged not to panic however. The strike action which began on ...and more »

French tanker drivers' strike to end by weekend, union - RFI

The six-day strike that has caused fuel shortages in France should end by the weekend, according to the union that called the stoppage. After talks with transport ministry officials Thursday, the CGT union said an agreement with the government would ...and more »

French government to meet striking transporters as fuel shortages grow - Channel NewsAsia

France's transport minister will meet transporters of hazardous materials whose five-day strike has caused fuel shortages and panic buying at petrol stations across the country, the ministry said on Wednesday. A sign which reads "Out of service" on ...and more »

What you need to know about France's petrol shortages - The Local France

Here's all you need to know about the ongoing fuel tanker strike and how it's affecting France's petrol supply. What's going on? A ongoing strike by French tanker drivers responsible for delivering dangerous chemicals including fuel, gas and chemical ...and more »

Shortages at 1000 fuel stations – but end is in sight - The Connexion

AROUND one thousand petrol stations are now affected by fuel shortages due to tanker driver strikes – but it is hoped the dispute may end by the weekend. Last night unionists demanding better working conditions for drivers were received at the ...and more »